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The Resource Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations, edited by W.F. Bynum and Roy Porter ; assistant editors Sharon Messenger, Caroline Overy

Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations, edited by W.F. Bynum and Roy Porter ; assistant editors Sharon Messenger, Caroline Overy

Label
Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations
Title
Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations
Statement of responsibility
edited by W.F. Bynum and Roy Porter ; assistant editors Sharon Messenger, Caroline Overy
Title variation
Dictionary of scientific quotations
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The great ideas of science, from the first 'Eureka!' to the cloning of Dolly the sheep, can all be found in this collection. An essential reference tool, it also presents the human face of science, as scientists talk about achievements and failures in their own lives, and in those of others
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
  • 503
  • 503
  • 503
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1943-
  • 1946-2002
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  • Bynum, W. F.
  • Porter, Roy
Series statement
Oxford paperback reference
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  • Science
  • Popular Science and Mathematics
Label
Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations, edited by W.F. Bynum and Roy Porter ; assistant editors Sharon Messenger, Caroline Overy
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2005
  • Includes index
Control code
9780198614432
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvi, 712 p.
Isbn
9780198614432
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Oxford dictionary of scientific quotations, edited by W.F. Bynum and Roy Porter ; assistant editors Sharon Messenger, Caroline Overy
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2005
  • Includes index
Control code
9780198614432
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xvi, 712 p.
Isbn
9780198614432
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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